WNY wrote:Depends on the stoker grate size, stoker length, rate, time, etc.. YOu could probably hook up an hour/minute or counter on the stoker if you really wanted to and do some calculations. That's probably why many of us just either weigh or count how much we put in.
I just have a calendar and write # of buckets or bags each day.
I am going to try to set up the coal bin up so it auto feeds into the hopper.
here is my post on a autofeed bin:I have a idea for a autofeed coal bin
If it works I will need a different way of monitoring coal usage.
taking out the ashes every 3 days is bad enough... I hope to forego to bucket pouring.